thomas edison

Menlo Park’s legendary inventor, Thomas Edison

Historic inventor Thomas Edison earned the nickname “The Wizard of Menlo Park,” a nod to the seeming magic of his innovations, and the New Jersey town where he developed them. Reporter Lauren Wanko takes us inside the Thomas Edison Center in Menlo Park for a closer look at the famed creator and his work.

SciTech Now Episode 242

In this episode of SciTech Now, an underwater drone that explores environmental oceanic conditions; bringing bots into our everyday lives; learning about Menlo Park’s legendary inventor, Thomas Edison; a holistic treatment for depression; and a library that is about more than just books.